Tuesday, March 10, 2009
1st Annual Cherrie Dawkins Business Grant
I am excited about the progress of the 1st Annual Cherrie Dawkins Business Grant. I hope "Granny" would be proud of my effort. Listed below are the six finalist for the $250.00 grant:
LaKeisha Wolf owner of "EnjoyourSelf", a specialized products and services business that help facilitate health and wellness.
Brian Tolbert and Thomas Agnew owners of "Jenesis Magazine", a monthly publication that has worked diligently to become a mainstay in the Greater Pittsburgh area.
Che'Ana Frazier owner of "MuseAcd", ACD are the initials for Accessories, Clothing, and Designs (including: handcrafted jewelry, apparel, and accessories.
Rev. Shawn Walthour Pastor of "Refuge Temple Church", the mission is to provide a shelter for those that are hurting and hurting and in need of spiritual guidance to outreach to men, women and children to compel them to have a holy relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ.
Sheerree Buchanan owner of "Shazoom Fitness"". Wendy Jack owner of "Wendy Jack flowers", WJ sells fresh cut flowers at local flea markets, small events and more.
Please support these entrepreneurs and the Minority Networking Exchange by attending the April 1, 2009 edition of the Networking Night Cap. The Networking Night Cap is held at the Ava Lounge 126 S. Highland Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15206.
The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. with an "Open Mic" session for entrepreneurs to "pitch" their business to the audience. A complimentary buffet will be provide by James Taylor "JT Ribbs".
The audience will be made to the winner of the 1st Annual Cherrie Dawkins Business Grant.
We will end the evening with Soul Line Dancing by Roland Ford.
$5.00 Cover charge for the entire evening of "Networking, Food, Recognition and Fun".